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'''''anna''''' is a noun meaning "gift" in [[Quenya]]. Compare with ''[[ant]]'' in [[Sindarin]].
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'''''anna''''' is a noun meaning "gift" in [[Quenya]] (derived from the [[Elvish]] [[Sundocarme|root]] [[ANA|ANA<sup>1</sup>]]). Compare with ''[[ant]]'' in [[Sindarin]].<ref>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 348</ref>
  
 
[[Image:Anna.gif]]''Anna'' is also the name of the twenty-third letter of the [[Tengwar]] alphabet.
 
[[Image:Anna.gif]]''Anna'' is also the name of the twenty-third letter of the [[Tengwar]] alphabet.
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* [[Annatar]] = "Lord of Gifts"
 
* [[Annatar]] = "Lord of Gifts"
  
== References ==
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* ''[[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]'' by [[Ruth S. Noel]]
 
* ''[[The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth]]'' by [[Ruth S. Noel]]
* [http://www.uib.no/People/hnohf/qlist.htm Quenya Corpus Wordlist] edited by [[Helge Kåre Fauskanger]]
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* [http://www.uib.no/People/hnohf/qlist.htm Quenya Corpus Wordlist] edited by [[Helge Kåre Fauskanger]]</small>
  
 
[[Category:Quenya nouns]]
 
[[Category:Quenya nouns]]
 
[[Category:Tengwar letters]]
 
[[Category:Tengwar letters]]

Revision as of 17:20, 28 November 2010

anna is a noun meaning "gift" in Quenya (derived from the Elvish root ANA1). Compare with ant in Sindarin.[1]

Anna.gifAnna is also the name of the twenty-third letter of the Tengwar alphabet.

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References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 348